October 17, 2018

From 2004 to 2016, N.C State football found itself ranked in the AP poll for part of just one season, in 2010, when the team climbed to No. 21 and finished at No. 25.

Now for the second straight year, the Wolfpack is ranked in the mid-teens, traveling on the road to play a team in playoff position.…

On campus: Your weekly college catchup for local players

October 14, 2018

South Carolina’s Sherrod Greene had a big game on defense for the Gamecocks, Tahj Deans had a fine receiving day for East Carolina, and a true freshman running back out of Southern Nash turned in a breakout performance in a win.

It was a busy Saturday, so let’s get started.


Late touchdown drive by Virginia Tech sinks UNC

October 13, 2018

CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina couldn’t get off the field when it needed to most.

Virginia Tech used a 98-yard drive that lasted nearly six minutes to complete a comeback win, 22-19, against the host Tar Heels on Saturday in Chapel Hill. The Hokies offense converted four third downs and a…

Duke starts new win streak against fumble-prone Georgia Tech

October 13, 2018

ATLANTA — Duke’s Daniel Jones seized the advantage when Georgia Tech suffered a sudden flurry of three lost fumbles in the final three minutes of the third quarter.

Jones threw three touchdown passes, all in the decisive span late in the third quarter, and Duke contained the…